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Sunken Cheonan Ship

'Smoking Gun'

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'Smoking Gun'

Markings on the recovered torpedo are similar to those on a test North Korean torpedo obtained in 2003. "Truly that was the smoking gun," said U.S. Rear Adm. Peter Gumataotao, commander of U.S. Naval forces in Korea.

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